In many trail descriptions we’ve attempted to give some historical background on the area. Here are some historic sites with the accompanying trail needed to access them.
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Historic Site & Trail,Distance (2 ways/loop),Difficulty,Description,Status,Elevation Gain
Swanson/Matt Homestead (Cranberry Marsh Trail),6km loop, Easy,description,open,0-minimal
Hogan’s Camp (Overlander Falls Trail),0.3km / 2.5km,Easy to Medium,descript,open,71m/232ft
Remnants of old mill and camp (Swift Creek Loop Trail),10km, Medium,description,partially open,200m/650ft
First and Second Cabins (Kinney Lake Trail),~10km, Medium,,open,131m/430ft
Abandoned mica mine sites (Mica Mine Trail),9km,,description,open,850m/2800ft
For more historic site (incl. more mill sites), please see the Valemount Museum’s “Historic Hikes and Places in the Robson Valley,” available for purchase for $5.